The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 23 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 573 522 580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.16% 5.89% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.45% 8.21% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 325 300
Average daily rate
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£400 £380 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £273 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Average hourly rate £26.98 £30.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.55% +27.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £26.40 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-2.46% -0.37%
PRINCE2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6781 6361 6926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.93% 71.80% 70.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3822 3490 3316
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 249 324
Average hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.65 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +13 170 £421 +10.85% 12
Hampshire -15 97 £425 -3.13% 39
Buckinghamshire +19 89 £378 +4.13% 9
Surrey -2 78 £425 +6.25% 20
Oxfordshire -3 35 £406 +4.16% 10
West Sussex -8 34 £295 -15.10% 15
East Sussex +1 22 £350 -12.50% 5
Kent 0 20 £450 +24.13% 12
Middlesex +5 11 £484 +1.89% 1
Sussex +3 5 £400 -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 593 (52.99%) Project Management
2 349 (31.19%) Finance
3 236 (21.09%) MS Project
4 233 (20.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 218 (19.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 208 (18.59%) ITIL
7 190 (16.98%) Microsoft
8 187 (16.71%) PMI Certification
9 182 (16.26%) MS Excel
10 163 (14.57%) Telecoms
11 140 (12.51%) Security Cleared
12 136 (12.15%) PMP
13 116 (10.37%) SharePoint
14 115 (10.28%) SC Cleared
15 108 (9.65%) Programme Management
16 107 (9.56%) MS Office
17 105 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 98 (8.76%) PRINCE
19 97 (8.67%) Project Planning
19 97 (8.67%) Degree
20 95 (8.49%) Change Management
21 94 (8.40%) Oracle
22 81 (7.24%) Migration
23 74 (6.61%) Risk Management
23 74 (6.61%) Retail
24 71 (6.34%) Windows
25 69 (6.17%) Scrum
26 66 (5.90%) SAP
27 64 (5.72%) PMI
28 62 (5.54%) MS Visio

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 116 (10.37%) SharePoint
2 10 (0.89%) Lync
3 9 (0.80%) MS Exchange
4 8 (0.71%) MS Project Server
5 6 (0.54%) WebSphere
5 6 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.36%) GlassFish
6 4 (0.36%) Apache
6 4 (0.36%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.18%) CMS
8 2 (0.18%) SAS
8 2 (0.18%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.18%) IIS
8 2 (0.18%) Drupal
9 1 (0.089%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.089%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.089%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 236 (21.09%) MS Project
2 182 (16.26%) MS Excel
3 107 (9.56%) MS Office
4 62 (5.54%) MS Visio
5 52 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.45%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 15 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.27%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.27%) SAP Retail
7 3 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
7 3 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.18%) Demantra
8 2 (0.18%) SAP GRC
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.089%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.089%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.089%) Agresso
9 1 (0.089%) assyst
9 1 (0.089%) CA Clarity
9 1 (0.089%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.089%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.89%) Office 365
2 5 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.27%) SaaS
3 3 (0.27%) IaaS
4 2 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.089%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.04%) WAN
2 29 (2.59%) LAN
3 24 (2.14%) Firewall
4 21 (1.88%) Internet
5 16 (1.43%) 4G
6 14 (1.25%) 3G
7 13 (1.16%) SAN
8 11 (0.98%) MPLS
9 10 (0.89%) Intranet
9 10 (0.89%) VoIP
9 10 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (0.80%) LTE
11 8 (0.71%) Wireless
11 8 (0.71%) UMTS
12 6 (0.54%) GPRS
12 6 (0.54%) Unified Communications
13 5 (0.45%) MVNO
13 5 (0.45%) 2G
13 5 (0.45%) Network Security
13 5 (0.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (2.32%) SQL Server
2 24 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (1.07%) Oracle Database
5 8 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (0.63%) Data Mining
6 7 (0.63%) Spotfire
7 6 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (0.45%) QlikView
8 5 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.36%) DataStage
9 4 (0.36%) MS Access
10 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.18%) EDRMS
11 2 (0.18%) Big Data
11 2 (0.18%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.18%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.089%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 7 (0.63%) StarTeam
2 3 (0.27%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.18%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.18%) Introscope
3 2 (0.18%) Rational Performance Tester
3 2 (0.18%) JProfiler
3 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.18%) Toad
4 1 (0.089%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.089%) LabVIEW
General
1 349 (31.19%) Finance
2 163 (14.57%) Telecoms
3 74 (6.61%) Retail
4 38 (3.40%) Marketing
5 35 (3.13%) Banking
6 32 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 28 (2.50%) Automotive
8 19 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
9 16 (1.43%) Electronics
10 15 (1.34%) Spanish Language
11 12 (1.07%) Local Government
12 11 (0.98%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.98%) Advertising
12 11 (0.98%) Legal
13 9 (0.80%) Publishing
13 9 (0.80%) Back Office
14 7 (0.63%) Billing
15 6 (0.54%) French Language
16 4 (0.36%) German Language
16 4 (0.36%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 597 (53.35%) Project Manager
2 137 (12.24%) Analyst
3 77 (6.88%) Programme Manager
4 62 (5.54%) Infrastructure Manager
5 60 (5.36%) Business Analyst
6 58 (5.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 54 (4.83%) IT Project Manager
8 47 (4.20%) Technical Manager
9 42 (3.75%) Senior Manager
10 40 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
10 40 (3.57%) Coordinator
11 39 (3.49%) Senior Project Manager
12 35 (3.13%) PMO Analyst
13 31 (2.77%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
14 29 (2.59%) Project Coordinator
14 29 (2.59%) Delivery Manager
15 24 (2.14%) Architect
16 23 (2.06%) Service Manager
16 23 (2.06%) Project Officer
17 22 (1.97%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (2.68%) .NET
2 20 (1.79%) ASP.NET
3 13 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (0.98%) Middleware
5 6 (0.54%) HTML
5 6 (0.54%) Web Services
6 5 (0.45%) XML
6 5 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (0.36%) COM
7 4 (0.36%) SAML
8 2 (0.18%) JDBC
8 2 (0.18%) JSF
8 2 (0.18%) J2EE
8 2 (0.18%) ODBC
8 2 (0.18%) EDI
9 1 (0.089%) CSS
9 1 (0.089%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.089%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.089%) jQuery
9 1 (0.089%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 64 (5.72%) PMI
2 44 (3.93%) Management Information System
3 25 (2.23%) NHS
4 15 (1.34%) DTV
5 13 (1.16%) N-Tier
6 11 (0.98%) FMCG
6 11 (0.98%) Smart Meter
7 10 (0.89%) Replication
7 10 (0.89%) Mobile App
8 9 (0.80%) EPoS
9 8 (0.71%) CMDB
9 8 (0.71%) Open Source
10 7 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (0.63%) Data Extraction
11 5 (0.45%) Informatics
11 5 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.36%) Kindle
12 4 (0.36%) CCTV
12 4 (0.36%) Statistics
12 4 (0.36%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 71 (6.34%) Windows
2 22 (1.97%) UNIX
3 21 (1.88%) Linux
4 19 (1.70%) Windows 7
5 10 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (0.80%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.27%) AIX
10 2 (0.18%) Solaris
10 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.18%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.18%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 593 (52.99%) Project Management
2 233 (20.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 208 (18.59%) ITIL
4 108 (9.65%) Programme Management
5 98 (8.76%) PRINCE
6 97 (8.67%) Project Planning
7 95 (8.49%) Change Management
8 81 (7.24%) Migration
9 74 (6.61%) Risk Management
10 69 (6.17%) Scrum
11 61 (5.45%) Waterfall
12 60 (5.36%) Service Management
13 57 (5.09%) CRM
14 56 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
15 51 (4.56%) Service Delivery
16 47 (4.20%) Business Analysis
16 47 (4.20%) Time Management
17 46 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
18 44 (3.93%) E-Commerce
18 44 (3.93%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 61 (5.45%) SQL
2 26 (2.32%) Java
3 23 (2.06%) C
3 23 (2.06%) C#
4 13 (1.16%) PHP
4 13 (1.16%) PL/SQL
5 12 (1.07%) VB
6 4 (0.36%) Perl
7 2 (0.18%) C++
7 2 (0.18%) VBA
7 2 (0.18%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.18%) R
8 1 (0.089%) PowerHouse
8 1 (0.089%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.089%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 218 (19.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 187 (16.71%) PMI Certification
3 140 (12.51%) Security Cleared
4 136 (12.15%) PMP
5 115 (10.28%) SC Cleared
6 105 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 97 (8.67%) Degree
8 42 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
9 41 (3.66%) ISEB
10 30 (2.68%) DV Cleared
11 23 (2.06%) APMP
12 11 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 11 (0.98%) CISSP
13 10 (0.89%) CISM
14 9 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (0.80%) HNC
14 9 (0.80%) HND
15 7 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (0.63%) CRISC
16 6 (0.54%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.23%) ISO 9001
2 20 (1.79%) QA
3 19 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.43%) SLA
5 8 (0.71%) P3O
6 7 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.27%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.089%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.089%) TickIT
8 1 (0.089%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.089%) COBIT
8 1 (0.089%) GxP
System Software
1 17 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (0.36%) Shibboleth
3 4 (0.36%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.27%) XenApp
4 3 (0.27%) vSphere
4 3 (0.27%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.089%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.089%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (0.80%) SCCM
2 8 (0.71%) HP UCMDB
3 7 (0.63%) WMI
4 5 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (0.45%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.36%) SCOM
6 3 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.27%) OVSD
7 2 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.18%) Netcool
7 2 (0.18%) OPNET
7 2 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.18%) nmon
Vendors
1 190 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 94 (8.40%) Oracle
3 66 (5.90%) SAP
4 36 (3.22%) Cisco
5 31 (2.77%) VMware
6 24 (2.14%) HP
7 19 (1.70%) Citrix
8 17 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (1.34%) CheckPoint
10 12 (1.07%) IBM
11 11 (0.98%) Remedy
12 10 (0.89%) Hyperion
12 10 (0.89%) Guidewire
13 8 (0.71%) Serena
14 7 (0.63%) Blue Coat
14 7 (0.63%) Borland
14 7 (0.63%) Juniper
15 6 (0.54%) Red Hat
15 6 (0.54%) EMC
15 6 (0.54%) McAfee
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Basingstoke
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Rate: £100 - £110 per day
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Middlesex
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Rate: £375 - £400 per day + neg
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Surrey
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Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
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East Sussex
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £300.00 - £375.00 per day
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Basingstoke
Orgtel
Rate: £110 per day + competitive
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Kent
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
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Rate: £250 - £255 per day
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Hampshire
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Rate: £400 - £440 per day
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Hampshire
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Rate: £290 - £300 per day
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Hampshire
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